Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
245 AM PST MON FEB 27 2017

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING THROUGH 10 AM PST MONDAY...

.WEST SWELL AND FRESH NORTHWEST SWELL WILL COMBINE TO MAKE VERY
STEEP SEAS THROUGH THIS MORNING AND STEEP SEAS THIS AFTERNOON
INTO TUESDAY MORNING.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
245 AM PST MON FEB 27 2017

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST THIS
   MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT FROM
   10 AM THIS MORNING TO 10 AM PST TUESDAY...

* SEAS...FRESH NORTHWEST SWELL WITH A PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS IS
  COMBINING WITH WEST SWELL AT 14 TO 15 SECONDS TO CREATE VERY
  STEEP SEAS 10 TO 14 FEET OVER THE AREA. THE FRESH SWELL WILL
  SUBSIDE TODAY INTO TUESDAY...AND COMBINED SEAS WILL BECOME STEEP
  AND SUBSIDE TO 10 TO 12 FEET BY THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS WILL
  CONTINUE TO SUBSIDE...DOWN TO 8 FEET BY TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* AREAS AFFECTED...ALL AREAS.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
  HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING MEANS VERY STEEP AND HAZARDOUS SEA
CONDITIONS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. RECREATIONAL BOATERS SHOULD
REMAIN IN PORT, OR TAKE SHELTER UNTIL WAVES SUBSIDE.  COMMERCIAL
VESSELS SHOULD PREPARE FOR ROUGH SEAS AND CONSIDER REMAINING IN
PORT OR TAKING SHELTER IN PORT UNTIL HAZARDOUS SEAS SUBSIDE.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES WILL
BE STEEP ENOUGH TO CREATE A POTENTIAL HAZARD TO SMALLER VESSELS
AND INEXPERIENCED MARINERS.

&&

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HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD


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